Last article of section "Interreligious Dialogue"
On Wednesday afternoon Pope Francis received in the Vatican leaders of the World Jewish Congress. Given the observance of the Jewish New Year in a few days time, he wished them in Hebrew “Shana tova umetuka (Happy and Sweet New Year).” “We gave the Pope a honey leicaj (cake), just as the Jewish tradition establis...read more
Articles from section "Interreligious Dialogue"
This Sunday’s papal trip to Albania will focus on the importance of dialogue with Islam, as the Muslim-majority nation with a notable Christian presence provides a fitting context for the …read more
The athletes and other participants in Monday's first Interreligious Match for Peace say it was a "beautiful" experience that sent a message sorely needed in our times. Pope Francis, who was …read more
The Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) reasserted their commitment to dialogue with other religions and Muslims in …read more
Pope Francis today had a brief meeting with religious leaders of Korea at the Myeong-dong Cathedral in Seoul. After greeting them individually and receiving various gifts from some of them, …read more
Addressing a group of bishops from almost three dozen Asian countries today, Pope Francis encouraged them to be firm in their identity as Christians when dialoguing with those around them, …read more